(VIDEO) Jordan Peterson's Rule 9: Assume the Person You Are Listening To Knows Something You Don't

Is the art of conversation and listening a dying art?

Humans are weird... which should make conversation interesting at the very least! I think conversations should leave you either happier or wiser. To make you laugh or think. It’s this continuous process of learning, about the other person, the world and maybe by talking to others, you also learn a little bit more about yourself.

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(VIDEO) Jordan Peterson: Rule #2 Routines, Discipline and Casual Sex.

Why do we need routines or discipline? What's wrong with casual sex?

Rule #2 ‘Treat Yourself Like Someone You Are Responsible for Helping.’ In this chapter of 12 Rules for Life an Antidote to Chaos, Jordan Peterson reminds us that we are worthy of being taken care of (by ourselves). I’ve broken the chapter into 3 sections: 1. Chaos and Order, 2. Consciousness and 3. Self-Respect and Care.

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(VIDEO) Jordan Peterson: Rule #1 Don't be a Loser, Fix Your Posture (VLOG)

Jordan Peterson is a mix between a ferocious-no-bull-shit therapist, an adorable father who speaks with love and wisdom and a cowboy Ghandi. Since I was introduced to his work, I’ve been obsessed with his knowledge and storytelling. When his book came out, I had to buy it! So I'm dedicating a weekly vlog on each of these rules, where I try and interpret what these rules mean for millennial life. Rule #1 Stand Up With Your Shoulders Back. 

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Evolutionary Psychology & Dating Intelligence

How can we increase our Dating IQ?

Evolutionary psychology studies human thoughts and behaviours, based on biological and primitive history. Dr David Buss, studies the human psyche in mate selection aka. why we choose assholes, gold diggers, fall in love, cheat or live happily ever after. In an interview on The Art of Charm, the evolutionary psychologist dropped dating bombs on why we fail or succeed in the dating arena. 

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Cara Santa Maria: Life Advice from a Badass Skeptic

She's got a dog named Killer and doesn't believe in God. Cara Santa Maria is one bad ass Skeptic making science cool again. I had the pleasure of chatting to Cara as part of her Skepticon Australian tour. Here's 3 things I learned from her: Curiosity leads to identity, Embrace life's detours and Knowledge is key to a full life. 

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Personal Ingenuity + 3 Tips for Job Hoppers

To some, 'the art of job hopping' sounds like a recipe for career suicide. To others (your truly), it's a professional journey of personal ingenuity. now more than ever, it's important for us to be adaptable. Even the titans of our society like Oprah, Elon Musk and Ariana Huffington didn't have linear career paths. They all dabbled into different jobs, industries or passion projects. Each time learning a bit more about themselves; ultimately leading to where they are today.

 

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Brain Training Tips for a Fulfilling Life

I absolutely love this guy! I first listened to John Assaraf on Lewis Howes' podcast, where he spoke about unlocking your brain's full potential. In this interview, he digs into how our everyday thoughts and actions determine the quality of our lives. It sounds long winded, but he breaks it down really well. He talks about being aware of our emotions, where we should surf/ ride the wave, rather than getting hit by the wave. 

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